Peter J. Paterniti

Peter J. Paterniti, 90, of Jamestown, died at 12:20 a.m. Monday (Jan. 9, 2017) at UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa.

He was born in Jamestown on May 19, 1926, the son of Gaetano and Mary Guiffre Paterniti.

Peter was the owner and operator of Paterniti Notions and Novelties for several years. He was previously employed as a manager for Qual Top Beverages, salesman for Sears in the tire department and owned Paterniti Fruit Co., with his father in Brooklyn Square.

He was a communicant of St. James Catholic Church.

Peter is survived by his wife, Doris Polisoto Paterniti, whom he married on April 19, 1953, in St. James Catholic Church.; two daughters: Dawn (Todd) Eklum, Jamestown, and Trudy Stevens, Pittsford, N.Y.; and eleven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Guy Paterniti, who died on March 5, 2007.

There will be no visitation or funeral service. Memorials may be made to the Falconer Library, 101 W. Main St., Falconer, NY 14733.

The Hubert Funeral home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.

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